NYLI News

In honor of Black History Month: Profile of Arthur Schomburg

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem, one of The New York Public Library’s renowned research libraries, is a world-leading cultural institution devoted to the research, preservation, and exhibition of materials focused on African American, African Diaspora, and African experiences.

World renown research center…. but Who was Arthur Schomburg??

Arthur […]

By |February 8th, 2023|Uncategorized|Comments Off on In honor of Black History Month: Profile of Arthur Schomburg

Feb. 7, 2023 –Safer Internet Day… & some NYLI Resources

It’s sometimes hard to imagine life without the internet…. and certainly even harder to imagine a perfectly safe internet. But we can make it safer…. Since 2003, an international Safer Internet Day has sought to guide the world in creating both a safer and a better internet, where everyone is empowered to use […]

By |February 6th, 2023|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Feb. 7, 2023 –Safer Internet Day… & some NYLI Resources

In honor of Black History Month: Profile of Mollie Huston Lee

The phrase “unsung hero” is often overused; in the case of Millie Huston Lee, the term is certainly more than appropriate. In honor of Black History Month, NYLI will be blogging every Wednesday in February about great African-American librarians. Their names may not be known — but their dedication to literacy affected […]

By |February 1st, 2023|Uncategorized|Comments Off on In honor of Black History Month: Profile of Mollie Huston Lee

All About NYLI Webinar

The New York Law Institute now offers members a variety of resources and services including 2 eBooks collections providing access to over 200,000 eBook titles.

We offer the entire West Academic Nutshells series in eBook format, hundreds of ABA titles, and Mathew Bender legal treatises.  We also offer access to valuable electronic resources such as […]

By |January 30th, 2023|Announcements|Comments Off on All About NYLI Webinar

Vietnam War ended 50 years ago today….

January 27, 1973… Signing of Vietnam Peace AccordJanuary 28, 1973… U.S.-Vietnam Cease Fire

Hard to believe that the protracted and controversial Vietnam War ended 50 years ago this month, as debate over its causes and the cause itself has been a matter of endless debate.

For some background, check out these eBooks — part of NYLI’s […]

By |January 27th, 2023|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Vietnam War ended 50 years ago today….

NY Attorney Discipline Records online… & some NYLI Attorney Ethics Resources

Want to research your New York attorney? Need to know if your legal counsel is in good standing — and has a clean record without any disciplinary actions?

NY State courts provides this pertinent information freely online .. .so just click here to check out your attorney, legal consultant or in […]

By |January 23rd, 2023|Uncategorized|Comments Off on NY Attorney Discipline Records online… & some NYLI Attorney Ethics Resources

LLAGNY’s Graphic Novel Book Group January Online Meeting

LLAGNY’s Graphic Novel Book Group will meet via Zoom on Thursday January 19th at 12. We will discuss UNESCO’s Inside AI: an algorithmic adventure. Please see our LibGuide for past and upcoming titles.

Please contact, Eileen Dolan at edolan@NYLI.org to be added to the meeting.

By |January 18th, 2023|Announcements|Comments Off on LLAGNY’s Graphic Novel Book Group January Online Meeting

An Introduction to LLMC-Digital Webinar

Webinar times are: Eastern Time

Join us for this brand new webinar featuring an overview of LLMC-Digital

The Library of the New York Law Institute offers web-based training sessions to help you discover new resources and enhance your research with LLMC-Digital, an extensive archive of historical primary and specialized legal materials covering the U.S. federal and […]

By |January 17th, 2023|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on An Introduction to LLMC-Digital Webinar

NYLI’s Top 5 eBooks on MLK Jr.

Great historical figures, such as Martin Luther King Jr., often become obscured by their seemingly familiarity.To get to know MLK Jr. better ,we recommend these 5 eBooks from our collection:

5. Dangerous Friendship: Stanley Levison, Martin Luther King Jr., and the Kennedy Brothers by Ben Kamin — for a history that reads like a […]

By |January 16th, 2023|Uncategorized|Comments Off on NYLI’s Top 5 eBooks on MLK Jr.

NYLI Closing for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

The New York Law Institute will be closed on  Monday, January 16, 2023 in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.  NYLI will reopen on Tuesday, January 17th at 9:00 AM. Enjoy the holiday!

By |January 11th, 2023|Announcements|Comments Off on NYLI Closing for Martin Luther King Jr. Day